The parade begins at 1pm at 21st & Broadway and features live bands, djs and a myriad of over 100 unique styles of dance, everything from ballet to break dance!



Headlining the parade are Grand Marshals who are accomplished in the field of dance

Baayork Lee
Louis Mofsie
DJ Dara


Support Dance Parade by getting a great seat to view the parade from Astor Plaza (8th St & 4th Ave)


(Updated as of May 12)

1. GRAND MARSHAL: Louis Mofsie Native American
2. Movement of the People with the Thunderbirds & Wawacuna sponsored by Spectrum News NY1 & Spectrum Noticias NY1 Native American / Ecuadorian
3. Danielle Lima Dance Group Samba
4. Afro Brazil Arts Mindful Capoeira
5. F.E. Bellows Elementary School, Rye Neck District #N/A
6. University Neighborhood High School - OPEN Afrobeat & Hip-Hop
7. LoMA Dance Majors - OPEN Contemporary/Urban
8. The School At Peridance - SynKopate Tap
9. The School At Peridance - iRep Hip-Hop
10. Takala Land - OPEN Hip-Hop
11. Tompkins Square Middele School Dance Heros Hip-Hop
12. PS 165 Edith K. Bergtraum Dance Company - OPEN Jazz
13. Niall O'Leary School of Irish Dance - OPEN Irish
14. Tribe Hamsa & Friends American Tribal Style Bellydance
15. Tandava Arts Bellydance Bellydance
16. Belly Dance America #N/A
17. Captain A-Fighting the war on Cancer - OPEN Salsa
18. Clearview Senior Center Salsa
19. Fort Hamilton Senior Center Salsa
20. Heidi Latsky Dance Modern
21. Reaction Dance Company NYC Dances from NYC origins
22. I.S. 347 Dance Company Modern
23. CT Dance Center Contemporaray
24. Moving for Life - OPEN Dance Aerobics
25. R.A.I.N. Neighborhood Senior Center - OPEN Mindfulness Movement
26. KBL -- Kids Breaking League - OPEN Break Dance
27. University Settlement SONYC @ PS 34 - OPEN Break Dance / Hip-Hop
28. Salay Bolivia - Bloque New Jersey - OPEN Bolivian Salay
29. American Tap Dance Foundation Tap
30. New York Live Arts Modern
31. GRAND MARSHAL: Bill T. Jones Modern
32. slowdanger Contemporary / Multidisciplinary
33. Funk Buddha Urban Experimental / Ethno Hyp Hop
34. YAI Manhattan Recreation - OPEN Freestyle
35. The Dance Conservatory of Baltimore Jazz
36. Paul Taylor Dance Foundation / The Taylor School Modern (Taylor style)
37. Kostume Kult - DJ David Kiss - OPEN Funk/Disco/House
38. Concrete Roses Hip-Hop
39. B.A.D. (Body All Dancers) Hip-Hop
40. IFE (The Movement) Afro Fusion/ Majorette
41. Fusha Dance Company - OPEN African (Congolese)
42. Baile! Cafe Modern Latin Fusion Modern Latin Fusion
43. All Star Studios Shining Stars Jazz, Hip-Hop, Contemporary, Lyrical
44. Sunshine Dance Studio Classic Chinese Folk dance
45. Big Apple Babes New Orleans inspired Line Dance
46. Bryce Dance Company Contemporary
47. Disco Love - OPEN Hustle, Bus Stop, 2 Step
48. Boston Community Dance Project Contemporary Fusion
49. Skaterobics Roller Dance
50. New York Chinese Cultural Center Traditional Chinese
51. StuyNach - OPEN Indian Folk Dance
52. GRAND MARSHAL: Baayork Lee Theater Dance
53. National Asian Artist Project 0
54. Navatman Kathak (Indian Classical)
55. GROOV3 Dance Sweat Live - OPEN Soulful Hip-Hop
56. FFCCUSSNY (Sucre) - OPEN Bolivian Caporales
57. Epitome of Diversity Hip-Hop
58. F.O.R.M.A.T.I.O.N Dance Team fromthe Jamaica YMCA - OPEN Urban/ Modern/ Contemporary/ Lyrical
59. Ambition’s Pheonix - OPEN Caribbean
60. CAMS Dance Program Afro Soca fusion
61. Shot of Scotch NYC Scottish Highland Dance
62. A.Stars Dance Team - OPEN Hiporette
63. S.K.E Hip-Hop
64. Explosion Dance Team from Soundview Academy Hip-Hop
65. The Destiny Devine Experience Jazz, Pop, Classical
66. Dancing Rubies Belly Dance
67. Lei Pasifika - OPEN Tahitian Ori Tahiti
68. Folk Dance Club "Kaleidoscope" - OPEN Slavic
69. Fraternidad Cultural Incallajta New York Bolivian Tinkus
70. Fit4Dance Soca/Afro Caribbean
71. Aty Tentayape Tobas Amazon Folklore
72. Dancers Dreamzzz Mambo & Bachata
73. Gift of Dance - OPEN Latin Fusion
74. Amira Elaine School of Dance Gypsy Bellydance (Egyptian style)
75. NYC Tap Crew - OPEN Tap
76. DJDC- Sparkling Divaz Majorette
77. Panther X-Plosion Marching Band Marching Band, Majorette Dancers, and Flags
78. 7MPR Themed Cultural Dance Collective - OPEN Chinese Classical Dance and Folk Dance
79. Glory City - OPEN Chinese Traditional
80. Steeledance Contemporary Modern Ballet
81. Reshmi Nair Indian Classical and Folk
82. NIA @ IS 281 Jazz/lyrical
83. Tinkus San Simon Filial VA Bolivian Tinkus
84. S.O.L.A.R. Renegade Virus: DJ Lenny Dee & Agent Orange - OPEN Techno
85. Bond Street Theatre - OPEN Stilt Dance
86. CATS Dance Company & School Contemporary Ballet
87. Yosakoi Dance Project 10tecomai - OPEN Japanese Yosakoi
88. Danyao Art - OPEN Chinese Traditional
89. Breaking Ground Dance Center Jazz
90. Dance To Be Free - OPEN Cathartic Choreography
91. Los Andulleros de Santiago, USA Dominican Carnival Dance
92. DJ Hector Mamajuana - OPEN Drum & Bass
93. GRAND MARSHAL: DJ Dara Drum & Bass
94. Morenada Boliva USA Bolivian Morenada
95. Alden Moves Dance Theater Modern Jazz Fusion
96. Red Dance Studio Chinese Classic
97. Dunhuang Flying Apsaras Dance #N/A
98. Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center Afro Fusion
99. Tropicalfete, Inc. - OPEN Caribbean (Stilts, Mas and Steel Pan)
100. Center Of Attention Dance Company - OPEN Majorette Hip-Hop
101. Caporales San Simon La Paz Filial Nueva York - OPEN Bolivian Carporles
102. Xianix Barrera Flamenco - OPEN Flamenco
103. RudanceNY Dance school - OPEN Ballroom / Chinese
104. Halo dance Crew-Super kids Hip-Hop
105. Prancing Buckeyes Majorette / Hip-Hop
106. Elite Dance Conservatory Dance Theater
107. World Dance Initiative Korean Dance Korean
108. Caporales Universitarios San Simon Virginia Bolivian Caporales
109. Choreography by Rae - OPEN Hip-Hop, Jazz & Ballroom
110. High Definition Dance Hip-Hop
111. BOSS Kids Hip-Hop
112. Dreams In Motion - OPEN Hip Hop
113. Orion Dance Studio - OPEN Lyrical
114. House Coalition - OPEN Soulful House
115. Energy in the Middle Roller Disco
116. New Empire Shufflers - OPEN Melbourne Shuffle
117. The Glassdolls Dance Company African American Jazz, Majorette, Hip Hop, Modern
118. Salay Pasión Bolivia USA Bolivian Salay
119. Chapel Hill Chinese Folk Dance Club Chinese Folkloric
120. Third Street Music Settlement Jazz/Hip Hop
121. JNJ Dance Expressions Contemporary West African
122. Awo Iyami Sisters In Dance & Drum West African Dundun (Guinean)
123. The Kingdom Dance Company Hip-Hop
124. WeServUofPA/Nu'Vizion Step Team Hip-Hop
125. 5Rhythms Global - OPEN Ecstatic Dance
126. Xochipilli Dance Ensemble - OPEN Mexican Folkloric
127. Fraternidad Cultural Pachamama Bolivian Tinkus
128. Fogo Azul NYC All Women Brazilian Drumline - OPEN Brazilian and Funk
129. Conjunto Nuevo Milenio - OPEN Tradicional Panamanian
130. Francis Lewis Dance Academy Pom
131. Fraternidad Folclórica Cultural Caporales Universitarios San Simon NY - OPEN Bolivian Carporles
132. Caporales San Simon Virgina USA Bolivian Caporales
133. China Dance Jia-Nian-Hua” 中国舞蹈嘉年华 #N/A
134. Chinese Exquisite Art Assembly Chinese Folk / Traditional
135. Red Dance Studio Chinese Classic
136. NY Chinese QiPao Chinese
137. Xdance Studio Salsa Fusion
138. Broadway Bodies Street Jazz/Musical Theater
139. MPSD Genies Performance Team - OPEN Jazz
140. Klassy Katz Elite Dance Team Inc. Majorette
141. House of the Roses Volunteer Dance Company Creative Movement
142. Waterside Dance Company Pom Fusion
143. Something Untouchable Dance Company Pom and Hip-Hop
144. West End Secondary School Jazz
145. Madison Square Boys & Girls Club - Evolution Dance Co. Line Dance
146. Caribbean Connection - OPEN Caribbean
147. CPE 2 Dream Team Hip-Hop/Caribbean/Step
148. Little Branches of Borinquen Inc. - OPEN Baton, Cheer/Salsa/Bachata
149. House of Yes - OPEN Weird, Wild & Wonderful
150. Dalia Carella Dance Collective-Menagerie d'Arte - OPEN World Dance Fusion
151. Urban Dance Opportunities - OPEN Afro-Caribbean
152. Power House Majorette / Hip Hop
153. Prime Force Dance Team - OPEN Hip Hop
155. The Golden Dancerettes Majorette
156. Flawless Dance Family - OPEN Majorette / Hip-Hop/ Salsa
157. Disney's Aladdin Genie dances
158. I.S. 238 Susan B. Anthony West African Hip-Hop
159. Jules of Queens - OPEN Majorette
160. Mazarte Dance Company Mexican Folkloric
161. Paul Pellicoros DanceSport - OPEN Cha Cha
162. YZ Performing Arts Center LLC Rhythmic Gymnastic Ribbon Dance
163. NYS ADTA Inc - OPEN Dance Therapy
164. King and Queen Radio#N/A; Lady Queen Zina and DJ's Mulit-Cultural
165. Digital Babas - OPEN Trance